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In This Moment Guitarist Chris Howorth Discusses Upcoming Album + More

It’s no secret that In This Moment’s latest album, ‘Blood,’ has had massive success, and the reception to both the album and the live performances have made the band one of the most unique and interesting rock acts today. The music and production definitely won over ShipRockers as the band performed on the Norwegian Pearl for ShipRocked 2014 earlier this year. While on the cruise we spoke to guitarist Chris Howorth and in Part 1 of our interview he talked about memorable fan moments, the growth of the band and much more.

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Wendy Dio Discusses Ronnie James Dio Tribute Album

The Ronnie James Dio Awards are in their third year, continuing to not only celebrate the music of the late great Ronnie James Dio, but also spreading the word about cancer awareness and raising funds to try to eradicate cancer in our lifetime.

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Hellyeah’s Vinnie Paul Talks ‘Blood for Blood’

When history is revisited, this will be one of the key periods for Hellyeah. The band has undergone a lineup change, necessitated by their musical vision, and they've come out of the studio with the 'Blood for Blood' album, one of their most cohesive records to date.

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Tremonti Talks Songwriting and Future Plans [Video]

Tremonti may have started out as a solo project for Mark Tremonti with the goal of collecting his musical ideas outside of Alter Bridge and Creed, but now Tremonti is a full-fledged band with Eric Friedman on rhythm guitar, Garrett Whitlock on drums and Wolfgang Van Halen on bass.

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Carcass’ Jeff Walker Talks ‘Surgical Steel’ Album, Touring + Musical Influence

Carcass frontman Jeff Walker was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. He spoke with Jackie about the band's 'Surgical Steel' album, the rush of touring and the influence his band has had on music. If you missed the chat, here’s Jackie’s full interview with Carcass' Jeff Walker.

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In This Moment’s Chris Howorth Talks Evolution of the Band, Memorable Fan Moments + More

In This Moment are no strangers to ShipRocked, and this year they performed two stellar sets on the Deck Stage and the Stardust Theater. We had the chance to sit down with guitarist Chris Howorth on the Norwegian Pearl as we made our way back to Florida during a full day at sea.

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Sevendust Discusses New Acoustic Album ‘Time Travelers & Bonfires’ [Video]

In Part 1 of our interview with Sevendust, singer Lajon Witherspoon, bassist Vince Hornsby and drummer Morgan Rose spoke about their latest experience on ShipRocked 2014 and their forthcoming acoustic tour.

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Watch Chelsea Handler Rip Piers Morgan Apart

I have always been a big Chelsea Handler fan, her books are hilarious as is her show.  Recently she was on with Piers Morgan and had quite the uncomfortable interview when she called him out on being "awful" check out the video below!

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Five Finger Death Punch Talk ShipRocked 2014 + Upcoming Touring Plans

Anyone on this year’s ShipRocked cruise knows that Five Finger Death Punch could have completely powered the boat themselves with a pair of electric performances. The band was the very first to rock the boat on the first day as they hit the Deck stage as the Norwegian Pearl left Miami. Later in the cruise, they played another monster gig in the Stardust Theater. ShipRocked 2014 was definitely one to remember, especially if you are a 5FDP fan.

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Devin Townsend Talks Upcoming Projects, Playing Music Cruises + More

Devin Townsend was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. He spoke with Jackie about the art versus life debate when it comes to recording, the mixing process of a record and he also offered some insight on adapting to the environment of playing music cruises. If you missed the chat, here’s Jackie’s full interview with Devin Townsend.

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Zakk Wylde Talks ‘Catacombs of the Black Vatican’

When it comes to interviews, Zakk Wylde is all business. We invited the Black Label Society frontman to our studio to learn about the band's ninth studio album, 'Catacombs of the Black Vatican,' along with everything Zakk Wylde. It didn't take long for Wylde to open up, enlightening us about the courage it takes to get in bed with a woman, the pain of masturbatory accidents + much more.

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Jackie Interviews John From Skillet

This day was fantastic. First I had We As Human join me live in the studio, then I get a visit form John (lead singer) of Skillet! We had a great time chatting about their time touring with Nickleback, talking about their latest album, Rise, among other things.

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